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£975
Lake Padarn & Mt Snowdon
 
£750
Pintails at rest
 
£595
Puffin diving
 
£375
Sea Eagle studies
 
£750
Terns display
 
£975
Golden Eagles, Scottish Hebrides
 
£895
Red Kites, Mid Wales, UK
 
£695
Otter studies, life.
 
£495
Peregrine Falcon Sketch
 
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Philip Snow Paintings
Over the last 30 years, Philip has contributed illustrations, paintings, writings & covers to over 70 books, many magazines, ltd edition prints, cards, reserve signs & leaflets, & exhibited in various countries, worldwide. His latest books, both written & illustrated, are "LIGHT & FLIGHT - Hebridean Wildlife & Landscape Sketchbook"; & "The DESIGN & ORIGIN OF BIRDS", 2006.
 
Education:
Lymm Grammar School & Northwich College of Art [late 1950s - 60s]; Interlude;Manchester College of Art/Polytechnic 1980-83] BA Hons [1st]
 
Selected Commissions/collections:
Most of Philip's commissions are for private collectors, with work in Welsh National Collection, National Library, RSPB, Welsh Assembly, Art in Nature, & many private & public collections, world-wide, incl. Sir Kyffin Williams RA, Julian Pettifer, H.H. King Khalid, Prince Al M Bin Saud, Saudi Minister of Defence, Sheikh Suroor of Abu Dhabi etc.
 
Single Exhibitions:
1986: “RIVER BIRDS” book ARTWORK, Royal Festival Hall, SOUTH BANK, LONDON.
1987: PAINTINGS, PRINTS & ILLUSTRATIONS, Taliesin Gallery. SWANSEA UNIVERSITY.
1994 & 2000: PAINTINGS, PRINTS & ILLUSTRATIONS, ORIEL YNYS MON, ANGLESEY
1985-2006 biennials: PAINTINGS, PRINTS & ILLUSTRATIONS, ORIEL TEGFRYN, ANGLESEY.
1990s-2006&+: Summer shows at PENSYCHNANT CONSERVATION CENTRE, Conwy, N Wales; & MORVERN GALLERY, Lewis, Outer Hebrides, Scotland.
 
Group Exhibitions:
1984 “BRITISH ART” show [incl. Piper, Sutherland, Hockney etc] from ROYAL ACADEMY, LONDON, in ARABIAN GULF STATES ETC.
1983-late 1980’s “BIRDS IN ART IN WALES” touring, RSPB WALES
1983-86: Mixed LONDON shows at the BARBICAN, DESIGN CENTRE, Ass of ILLUSTRATORS GALLERY, TRYON Gallery etc.
1996 “ART IN NATURE” SHOW & BOOK, ARTISTS MAGAZINE & SOCIETY OF WILDLIFE ART FOR THE NATION, LONDON & GLOUCESTER.
1995: “WILDLIFE ART IN WALES, Oriel Ynys Mon, ANGLESEY.
2000; “SOCIETY OF WILDLIFE ARTISTS” annual exhibition, MALL GALLERIES, LONDON [fairly regular contributor.]
“WELSH PAINTER OF THE YEAR” shows, St DAVID’S Hall, CARDIFF.
 
Artist's Statement:
My influences come mainly from Creation, using only natural bird & landscape themes, especially “light & flight” to accent our in-built spiritual dimension. The main aim of my work is to point to this, & the inevitable conclusion that such incredible multi-dimensional design & beauty requires a designer - & our responsibility to that Creation & Creator.
 
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